806 Main in Houston

Photo of 806 Main in Houston, Texas
Photograph Wayne Lorentz
Photo of 806 Main in Houston, Texas
Photograph Wayne Lorentz
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806 Main
Formerly:The Second National Bank Building
Formerly:The Carter Building

806 Main Street, Houston, Texas, Downtown Houston 77002
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Quick Facts
Statistics
  • Floor space: 235,000 square feet
Timeline
  • 1925: A renovation by Sanguinet and Stattsthen added six more floors to this building
  • October, 2009: Pearl Real Estate bought this building for $3 million
  • February 15, 2010: This building closed for redevelopment into a hotel
Notes
  • Developer: Samuel Fain Carter
  • This was the first skyscraper built in downtown Houston
  • When this building was completed, it was just 16 stories tall
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